Daily Archives: August 28, 2016

‘Ramayana: Past in Present’ Premieres in Kelly Theatre

By Natasha Muhametzyanova, Contributing Writer

On Thursday, August 25th, Kelly Theatre defeated the laws of time and space and sent spectators to a magic kingdom in ancient India. Ramayana: Past in Present is as unusual and exotic as it sounds. For two and a half hours the stage was taken over by Rakshashas, Vanaras and Sages. You probably did a double take at the previous line. Yes, the musical is filled with terms that are unfamiliar to most of us, and that was a part of its beauty.